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Dr. Eric Walters visits MG!

posted Oct 19, 2019, 1:13 PM by MGPS Council   [ updated Oct 19, 2019, 1:19 PM ]
Eric Walters Library Display
Eric WaltersWell-known, decorated and respected Canadian author, Dr. Eric Walters, will be visiting our school on Wednesday, October 23rd and will be presenting to students in Gr. 4, 5 and 6 with a blend of drama, storytelling and audience participation. 

Dr. Walters has written over 100 books and received over 100 awards!

See Mrs. Faint's library display of books by Eric Walters.

"In June 2013 Eric became ‘Dr. Walters’ when he was granted the honorary degree of Literarum Doctorem by Wilfred Laurier University."  

"In 2015, Eric received the Order of Canada for his contributions to literacy and social justice issues."

"Eric, along with his wife Anita, and Ruth and Henry Kyatha, are the co-founders of the Creation of Hope which provides for over 400 orphans and disadvantaged children throughout the Mbooni District of Kenya."